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"I grew up with possums," Shelby Stephenson said of the title and the hero of his latest book of poetry. "We hunted possum, and we ate possum."
"Possum," a chapbook or little book by the UNC Pembroke English professor, was published in August by Bright Hill Press of Treadwell, N.Y. It is a poetic ode to the lowly
Editor's Note: Tommy O'Briant (Brian) Freeman, a 1992 UNCP graduate, added a 2004 DisneyHand Award to the many awards he has already won. He was the 2003 National Education Association's Teacher of the Year. Following are his comments on his Disney experience and a press release about the award. Freeman will speak at UNCP's Convocation on Wednesday, September 1 at 10 am.
The Disney Hand Teacher Awards program was a chance of a lifetime. Disney spared no expense in treating the 39 teacher
"There's no other person like our coach, Mr. Ned," a former basketball player said of John W. "Ned" Sampson.
Sampson, a three-sport star and 1953 UNCP graduate, was nominated in August to the North Carolina High School Athletic Association's (NCHSAA) Hall of Fame.
Dr. Peter Kilpatrick discusses NC State's planned Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center.